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(18 Feb 2018) Correction: In both the video and written review, I mentioned that the Himalaya takes standard international cartridges and converters. It does not. It uses a different style converter, and I was not able to identify the type. …

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The longer I do reviews of fountain pens, the more often I am asked to provide advice about what pens to buy. I don’t mind doing it; in fact, depending on the situation, I love helping people–especially those new to …

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Brand identity can be a tricky thing. How do you develop a look or style that is easily identifiable without allowing that look or style to lock you into a long-term design direction from which it may be difficult to …

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Edited to correct some information about how this models differs from other Dolcevita models. Material: Celluloid and Acrylic Nib: 14k Gold Appointments: Steel Filling System: Piston Length (Capped): 141.4mm Length (Uncapped): 129.3mm Length (Posted): 173mm Section Diameter: 13.6mm Barrel Max Diameter: 14.6mm Cap …

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The pen for this review and subsequent giveaway was provided to me by a generous Pen Habit viewer who wished to remain anonymous. All opinions expressed are my own. Material: Acrylic Nib: Steel Appointments: Silver-colored Filling System: Standard International Converter Cartridge Length …

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My friends over at Goldspot pens recently sent me a couple of pens for review purposes, and recently included this lovely little Lamy AL-Star. This is the 2015 Special Edition AL-Star in Copper Orange. I am not a huge fan …

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Material: Celluloid Nib: Steel Appointments: Gold Filling System: Cartridge/Converter Length (Capped): 132.6mm Length (Uncapped): 122mm Length (Posted): 152mm Section Diameter: 11.8mm Barrel Max Diameter: 13.5mm Cap Max Diameter: 15.5mm Weight, Capped (with ink and/or converter): 24g Weight, Uncapped (with ink and/or converter): 16g Late in …

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Released in the autumn of 2014, this lovely ink from Diamine was an unfortunate casualty of timing. At first, the ink got a lot of attention from the ink cognoscenti. However, the initial rush of ink adulation was quickly quashed by …

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